The Steelers won’t be toasting James Harrison on New Yr’s Eve.
The previous staple in Pittsburgh is now a New England Patriot after being launched earlier this week, and his former teammates are airing all his soiled laundry in his previous locker room.
Pittsburgh heart Maurkice Pouncey commenced the marketing campaign when he famous that the Steelers didn’t need to launch Harrison, however he pressured his manner out. An ESPN report added that gamers “witnessed Harrison sleeping in a recliner throughout place conferences and loud night breathing loudly whereas exterior linebackers coach Joey Porter tried to show.”
Whereas Harrison was both lounging on his recliner or exiting the stadium early, there may be the likelihood that he saved a bunch of information earlier than leaving Pittsburgh behind.
“If he did that, that’d be actual fugazi, lame, L-12, pull-up-on-’em kind … you’ll be able to’t simply take the entire playbook,” Steelers linebacker Bud Dupree mentioned, in accordance with the Submit-Gazette. “Now you’re going too far. However he might have did that. You by no means know. He could also be at that time the place he’s so mad, he in all probability simply mentioned, ‘All proper, I don’t actually know the playbook this yr, however I’m finna take the entire playbook to Invoice (Belichick) and let him do what he does.’”
Harrison is 39 and in his 15th NFL season. He performed 15 video games with the Bengals in 2013, however has in any other case been a Steeler over his profession. He performed in 5 video games this season.